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Title:  Blue Carbon: Science and Application for Adding Value to Estuary Restoration -- More Info
Title:  The enigmatic Okavango Delta: A large wetland in a dryland -- More Info
Title:  Livestock grazing affects microbial activity at different soil depths via the groundwater level with potential implications for carbon sequestration -- More Info
Title:  Peatlands, Parks, and Playas: a Tour of Colorado's Diverse Wetlands -- More Info
Title:  Climate Change and Coastal Wetlands: Planning for Resiliency in the Face of a Rising Tide -- More Info
Title:  Practical Restoration Design, Implementation, and Management for Coastal and Inland Wetlands – Three Case Studies -- More Info
Title:  Examining interactions among vegetation and water quality in conservation wetlands of the Mississippi Alluvial Valley -- More Info
Title:  The Ramsar Convention and the Society of Wetland Scientists -- More Info
Title:  Wetlands of the coast of Lima: patterns of diversity and challenges for conservation -- More Info
Title:  Potential climate change impacts on native seeds relative to Phragmites -- More Info
Title:  Enhanced Mapping Tools to Protect and Restore Vermont's Wetlands -- More Info
Title:  Introduction to the historical and morphological changes (1800 to present) along the Caribbean and Pacific coasts of Colombia -- More Info
Title:  Influence of the Pulses in the Organization of the Vegetation of the Parana River, Downstream from Its Confluence with Paraguay -- More Info
Title:  Valley-bottom palmiet wetlands: the mysterious peatlands at the tip of southern Africa -- More Info
Title:  Fluvial paradigms: between myths and realities at the confluence of the Paraná and Paraguay Rivers -- More Info
Title:  Wetlands in a Changing Climate: Science, Policy and Management -- More Info
Title:  Evaluation of soil respiration rates across a range of well-pad peatland restoration treatments in the Alberta oil sands region -- More Info
Title:  The Good, the Bad, the Peatland: Sharing knowledge to better restore wetlands -- More Info
Title:  How to make better constructed wetlands -- More Info
Title:  Restoring Lake Apopka – Water Quality, Wetlands, Water, and Wildlife -- More Info
Title:  Scientists' Second Warning to Humanity and a Declaration on the Rights of Wetlands -- More Info
Title:  Preliminary study: Ecological and Economic Assessment of the Villa María Wetland, Chimbote - Peru. -- More Info
Title:  Ecosystem services in the wetlands of the central coast of Peru: advances and future prospects -- More Info
Title:  Toxic Pollution in Wetlands and Remediation Actions -- More Info
Title:  Coastal wetlands and climate change, SWS Webinar scheduled November 21, 2019 -- More Info
Title:  Withering Wetlands - Global Trends in Wetland Loss and Degradation: Why, and what can be done about it? -- More Info
Title:  Women Leaders in Wetland Science -- More Info
Title:  Wanted - Invasive Plants - Dead or Alive -- More Info
Title:  Convergence of Wetland Science and Technology -- More Info
Title:  Before the Ghosts Appear: Identifying the Effects of Chronic Saltwater Intrusion on Coastal Floodplain Swamps Using Remote Sensing -- More Info
Title:  Roadside Right-of-Way Wetlands Resulting from Road Construction and Mowing -- More Info
Title:  Can biochar increase carbon sequestration in wetland restoration projects? -- More Info
Title:  Restoring Native Clam Communities for Improved Water Quality in the Indian River Lagoon -- More Info
Title:  Urban Wetlands and Water Management -- More Info
Title:  Aquatic Birds Monitoring, Wetland Conservation, and Citizen Science in Chile -- More Info
Title:  Resurrecting ghost ponds and other approaches in pond restoration and conservation -- More Info
Title:  Role of inland saline wetland ecosystems in the face of climate change -- More Info
Title:  Urban Wetlands, an opportunity to make sustainable cities -- More Info
Title:  Assessing Vegetative Species Re-colonization of Commercial Cranberry Bogs -- More Info
Title:  Pantanal a heated dialogue. What is next after major fires have taken more than 30% of the wetland -- More Info
Title:  The history of biodiversity in Mexico's Cuatro Ciénegas wetlands, and its significance to the future of humanity. -- More Info
Title:  Urban wetland initiatives--Increasing resiliency of New York City salt marshes -- More Info
Title:  Assessing Functions of Missouri’s Bottomlands: Laying the Groundwork for Wetland Conservation -- More Info
Title:  Restoring Riverby Ranch for Bois d’Arc Lake: A Watershed Scale Ecological Restoration Project -- More Info
Title:  Small herbivores interacting with macrophytes in subtropical wetlands -- More Info
Title:  Application of floating treatment wetlands in Pakistan for wastewater treatment -- More Info
Title:  Integrating wetlands into holistic nature-based planning projects -- More Info
Title:  Climate-resilient environmental flows: Theory, practice & outlook on a changing climate in Mexico -- More Info
Title:  Ecology and Conservation of Crawfish Frogs in Remnant Wet Prairies of Northwest Arkansas -- More Info
Title:  Hydroecological monitoring of high elevation wetlands in Bolivia -- More Info
Title:  Peatland Mapping from boreal to tropical zone in Americas -- More Info
Title:  Buying time — Salt marsh adaptive management to sea level rise using runnels -- More Info
Title:  Wetlands Ecology & Ecological Engineering at UF 40-yrs of the co-evolution of science & regulation -- More Info
Title:  Peatland Mapping from boreal to tropical zone in Americas -- More Info
Title:  Wetland identification in ecologically challenging and high-stakes interface environments -- More Info
Title:  Restoring Coastal Plain streams functional uplift through baseflow channel and valley restoration -- More Info
Title:  USACE Jurisdictional Determination Requests and Waters of the U.S. Definition -- More Info
Title:  Ciénaga Grande de Santa Marta hydro-sedimentological model, a tool for recovery and management -- More Info
Title:  The use of constructed wetlands for treatment of agricultural drainage waters in the Czech Republic -- More Info
Title:  The role of wetlands and wet meadows in the Conservation of the American Burying beetle in Nebraska -- More Info
Title:  Karst Wetlands in the Yucatan Peninsula -- More Info
Title:  HumMentor 2022 Wetlands Perspectives -- More Info
Title:  Urban wetland management in Cameroon, challenges, and prospects -- More Info
Title:  Identifying Hydric Soils workshop -- More Info
Title:  Wetland Mapping and Emerging Technology -- More Info
Title:  Hands-on Wetlands Education with WOW! The Wonders of Wetlands Educators Guide -- More Info
Title:  Wetland water quality: Relationship with watershed land cover/ land-use, soils, and water inputs. -- More Info
Title:  Coral Reef biodiversity and ecosystem functioning: studies for its conservation -- More Info
Title:  An Overview of the History and Breadth of Wetland Management Practices -- More Info
Title:  Atlas of Bofedales of the Southern Tropical Andes -- More Info
Title:  Too much salt and not enough water - how drought is pushing Great Salt Lake to the brink -- More Info
Title:  The ecology of Laguna Madre, a global treasure deep in the heart of Texas -- More Info
Title:  The Central American Waterbird Census: the first ten years 2011–2020 -- More Info
Title:  Unexpected Results in Adaptive Management -- More Info
Title:  Automated Data Sheets for Wetland Delineation -- More Info
Title:  When Times Get Tough Remember The Sea Turtles! -- More Info
Title:  Revised Definition of "Waters of the US" -- More Info
Title:  Sackett v. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency: Implications for WOTUS and the Clean Water Act -- More Info
Title:  Development and Implementation of an Agricultural Wetlands Mitigation Bank -- More Info
Title:  A Broad Scale 2,500 Acre Wetland Habitat Restoration Project in South Florida -- More Info
Title:  Conservation Planning in Municipalities: Case Studies of Urban Wetlands & Waterways -- More Info
Title:  Wetland Mitigation and the Art of Creating a Water Budget -- More Info
Title:  Latest Trends in Wetland Mitigation Banking -- More Info
Title:  Influence of the Edge Slope of a Wetland on Waterbirds in the Bogota Savannah -- More Info
Title:  Ramsar Convention Implementation in Coastal Wetlands of the Caribbean -- More Info
Title:  Wetlands bioremediation of emerging contaminants -- More Info
Title:  Sinking In: Culture and Disruption -- More Info
Title:  Coastal Wetland Coverage Classification Criteria in Mexico -- More Info
Title:  Connectivity and Water Quality in the Afchafalaya Basin -- More Info
Title:  Ecology and Response of Sphagnum-Dominated Peatlands in Western Washington to Landscape Stressors -- More Info
Title:  An Integrated Framework for Evaluating Wetland and Stream Compensatory Mitigation -- More Info
Title:  Vanishing Ice: Wetland Rehabilitation for Infrastructure Installations in Permafrost -- More Info
Title:  Wetlands of Nebraska Outreach and Education Project: Accomplishments and Transferability -- More Info
Title:  Constructed Wetlands as Sustainable Solution for Acid Mine Drainage Treatment -- More Info
Title:  A Legal Approach to Design a Strategy for the Improved Management of Wetlands in South Africa -- More Info
Title:  Prioritizing Floodplain Reconnection to Improve Ecohydrological River Corridor Function -- More Info
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Title:  Florida Local Environmental Resource Agencies (FLERA) Wetlands Workshop -- More Info
Contact:  Kim Tapley
Address:  3629 Queen Palm Drive, Tampa, FL
Phone:  (813) 627-2600 x)1359
Title:  Wetland Delineation Short Course More Info
Title:  Wetland Delineation and Regional Supplement Training -- More Info
Contact:  Philip J. Quarterman, PWS
Address:  9755 SW Barnes Road, Suite 300 Portland, OR 97225
Phone:  (503) 372-3562 - Mobile: (503) 358-3673
Fax:  (503) 526-0775
Title:  Wetland Delineation & Regional Supplement Training
Contact:  Marc Seelinger
Address:  621 Starburst Lane, Raleigh, NC 27603
Phone:  (877) 479-2673
Title:  Plant ID: Wetlands & Their Borders -- More Info
Title:  Basic Wetland Delineator Training -- More Info
Contact:  Barbara Tiner
Address:  PO Box 612, Leverett, MA 01054
Phone:  413-441-3708
Title:  Virtual Hydric Soils Training -- More Info
Title:  Hydric Soils Training -- More Info
Title:  Advanced Hydric Soils -- More Info
Title:  Hydric Soils Short Course -- More Info
Title:  Hydric Soils 2-Day Course -- More Info
Contact:  Travis C Richardson
Address:  9158 NE 76th Ct, Gainsville, FL 32609
Phone:  386-937-1283
Title:  Wetland Delineation & Corps Permitting Training -- More Info
Title:  Problem Soils -- More Info
Contact:  Scott Jecker
Address:  3413 Hunter Road, San Marcos, TX 78132
Phone:  512-353-3344
Title:  Monitoring and Assessment of Wetland and Riparian Ecosystems
Title:  Wetland Regulations: Understanding Federal, State, and Local Regulations and the Permitting Process in Montana -- More Info
Contact:  Stephanie McGinnis Education Outreach Coordinator
Address:  335 Culbertson Hall, Bozeman, MT 59717
Phone:  (406) 994-6671
Fax:  (406) 994-6660
Title:  Southern Vegetation Identification for Wetland Delineation
Title:  Vegetation Identification for Wetland Delineation
Title:  Introduction to Wetland Identification
Title:  Methodology for Delineating Wetlands
Title:  Wetland Construction Design -- More Info
Title:  Hydric Soils -- More Info
Contact:  Suzanne Hills
Address:  102 Ryders Lane, New Brunswick, NJ 0890
Phone:  848-932-7234
Title:  ACOE Wetland Delineation, Waters of the US and Regional Supplement Training -- More Info
Title:  Wetland Permitting Training -- More Info
Title:  Regional Supplement Wetland Delineation Training -- More Info
Title:  Virtual ACOE Wetland Delineation, Waters of the US and Regional Supplement Training -- More Info
Contact:  Richard Chinn, PWS
Address:  804 Cottage Hill Way, Brandon, FL 33511
Phone:  813.655.7549
Title:  Identification of Wetland and Adjacent Upland Plants of the Midwest -- More Info
Contact:  Orbis Environmental Consulting
Address:  PO Box 10235, South Bend, IN
Phone:  423-303-9079
Title:  Wetland Delineation Workshop -- More Info
Title:  Grass, Sedge and Rush Identification Workshop -- More Info
Contact:  Southeastern Botany, LLC
Address:  310 N. Excelda Ave, Tampa, FL
Phone:  727-776-7734
Title:  Wetland Delineation -- More Info
Title:  Ohio Rapid Assessment Method for Wetlands (ORAM) -- More Info
Title:  Vegetation Index of Biotic Integrity (VIBI) -- More Info
Title:  Identification of Common Wetland Plants -- More Info
Title:  Primary Headwater Habitat (PHWH) -- More Info
Title:  Wetland Botany -- More Info
Title:  Ohio Amphibians -- More Info
Title:  Introduction to Wetlands -- More Info
Contact:  Mick Micacchion
Address:  4673 Northwest Parkway, Hilliard, OH 43026
Phone:  614-403-2085
Title:  Fundamental Hydric Soils -- More Info
Contact:  Mike Callahan
Address:  PO Box 612, Palmyra, PA 17078
Phone:  717-304-5218
Contact:  Shawn DeKeyser
Address:  805 17th Ave W, West Fargo, ND 58078
Phone:  701-361-0950
  Gailey Environmental, LLC
Title:  Gailey Environmental, LLC: 36-Hour Wetland Delineation Training -- More Info
Contact:  Adam Gailey
Address:  P.O. Box 32, Avella, PA 15312
Phone:  412-770-4698


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